Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jish, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jish...
Jish is a coastal city in Israel.
It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2684 people.
The water temperature around Jish varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.4°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jish is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Jish?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Jish is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Jish. A good spot nearby is Shavei Tzion, which is about 21.4km (18.7miles) away from Jish. Click here
for more information on Shavei Tzion and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Jish are BackDoor Haifa
, which is approximately 30km (18.7miles) away, and The Reef
, located ca 32.1km (19.9miles) from Jish.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Jish. One beach, which is not too far away, is Dekel Beach
, which is only 15.8km (9.8miles) away from Jish. Another gorgeous beach near Jish is Carmel Beach
, which is roughly 32.2km (20miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Jish?
The sea temperature around Jish is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, water temperatures cool down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Jish?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Jish: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Jish...
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